21 06, 2017

EPA Overhauls Hazardous Waste Regulations

By |June 21st, 2017|EPA, Waste Management, Waste Manifest|0 Comments

At the beginning of this month, the EPA substantially overhauled hazardous waste regulations. The Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule seeks to fix shortcomings in the RCRA that were identified by the EPA in two investigations [...]

24 02, 2017

The Case for an Electronic Waste Manifest System

By |February 24th, 2017|e-Manifest, EPA, Waste Management, Waste Manifest|0 Comments

In the coming years, the EPA will be spending millions of taxpayers’ dollars to build a national electronic waste manifest system. Why are they doing this? What advantages does electronic manifest have over paper? To [...]

4 11, 2016

October Regulatory Roundup

By |November 4th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, EPA, Industry News, OSHA, Workplace safety|0 Comments

October turned out to be a fairly busy month for EH&S regulation. The last month saw a variety of major and minor rules changes and announcements that will effect industry for years to come. You [...]

30 09, 2016

What Does the New TSCA Bill Mean For You?

By |September 30th, 2016|Chemical Management, Chemical Regulation, EPA|0 Comments

By The original uploader was Alexvye at English Wikipedia [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons The dust has finally settled after the June 22nd passage of the landmark Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety [...]

14 09, 2016

EPA Proposes Fee Structure for eManifest System

By |September 14th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, EPA, Waste Management|0 Comments

In late June, the EPA proposed a fee structure for their yet-to-be-implemented eManifest system. The proposal represents another step towards putting the 2012 eManifest law into effect. The proposed rule lays out a fee structure [...]